Professor of Criminology, University of the Sunshine Coast

Professor Tim Prenzler joined the University of the Sunshine Coast in 2015 as the program coordinator of the inaugural Bachelor of Criminology and Justice. He was previously a foundation member of the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Griffith University, Brisbane, from 1991 to 2014, and was leader of the Integrity Systems Project in the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Policing and Security, from 2008 to 2014, also based at Griffith.

Tim’s research is focused on effective practical techniques to reduce crime and corruption, with a specific interest in situational measures and continuous improvement.

Professional memberships

Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology
Australasian Council of Women and Policing
Australian Institute of Policing

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Criminology, University of the Sunshine Coast